American jazz pianist, composer, bandleader and educator. Byard was born on June 15, 1922 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA. Primarily a pianist, Byard recorded on a number of different instruments and was considered to be an accomplished alto and tenor saxophonist, though he also played organ, guitar, bass and several other instruments.
The Byard family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Byard families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 17 Byard families living in New York. This was about 33% of all the recorded Byard's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Byard families in 1840.
Les Byard, chairman of The Big Heart of Merthyr, said: "We had to have the Chilli Fiesta back to Merthyr after its enormous success last year. Chilli fiesta aiming to turn up heat in valleys The launching pad for the Jazz History Database was an unpleasant one, the death of legendary jazz great and Worcester native Jaki Byard, who was killed in his Queens apartment in 1999.
Bayard Bridge, across the North Branch Potomac River, connecting West ia and Maryland Bayard School, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on the National Register of Historic Places Bayard, the traditional weapon of the Paladins in the Netflix series Voltron Legendary Defender
Kevin Leon Byard Jr. (born August 17, 1993) is an American football safety for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Middle Tennessee. Byard was drafted by the Titans in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft.